Guess who paid me an early visit? None other than St Nick! If you want to have Santa Claus in your home next weekend here's what you have to do: First shell a few nuts, more specifically, walnut and pistachio. (You can always buy nuts with shells from Amazon, and if you click this link... Continue Reading →
Here comes a cute little walnut shell flower basket - extremely easy to make. Lovely decoration for your Christmas tree or that little hook on your wall. Materials used in making the walnut shell flower basket: Any twine (I used jute twine) Half a walnut shell glue straw or wire for the handle Flowers (I... Continue Reading →
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Now that we are officially in the business of scaring people (see Halloween monsters and Snowman), let us make a tiger with nut shells.
Halloween is round the corner. Time to carve pumpkins. But we nuttycrafters have nut shells, not pumpkins. Can we make Halloween creatures out of nut shells? Let's see. Trick or treat? Let's take the treat first and eat up our nut kernels. Next, let's do a trick and convert the nutshell into a pumpkin. All... Continue Reading →
Today we'll see how to make a peacock with nut shells. But why peacock? It's the time of the Durga Pooja - where I come from, that's the biggest festival of the year. The Goddess Durga, the daughter of the mountains, has come to visit her paternal home on earth. She is accompanied by her... Continue Reading →
I have been focusing on walnut and pistachio shells. But peanut shells have never been far from my mind. Recently I searched the World Wide Web to see if other people are doing things with peanut shells and to my surprise, I found that a lot of people are busy making beautiful Christmas ornaments with... Continue Reading →